Mike Tyson turns 50

Mike Tyson Added As A Pallbearer To Carry Muhammad Ali’s Coffin

Published On June 10, 2016 | By Niall Doran | Boxing News, Boxing Views and Opinion

As the world gets ready to say goodbye today to one of it’s greatest sons, another legendary fighter Mike Tyson has flown in at the last minute to help carry the coffin of ‘The Greatest’.

The funeral is set to take place later today at 19:00 BST (Irish and UK time) and will take place in Muhamad Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

News has broken today that Mike Tyson will be a pallbearer at the funeral, alongside former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis:

We will be providing a live stream all day of the Muhammad Ali funeral procession and memorial service here.

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Niall Doran
Founder of Boxing News and Views (@NiallerDoran). Writer at the Huffington Post. Digital marketing guy. Journalist. Irish tech entrepreneur. Avid Yellow M&M's hound. Favourite boxing related quote: "It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen." - Muhammad Ali

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